Event Journal 2009

August 2–6: Panelist, 15th World Congress of Jewish Studies, Jerusalem, Israel

Event Journal 2008

January 11, 8 p.m.: Congregation B'nai Emet, Simi Valley, Calif.

January 18, 8 p.m.: Makom Ohr Shalom, Woodland Hills, Calif.

February 15–18: LimmudLA, Costa Mesa, Calif.

March 7, 8 p.m.: Makom Ohr Shalom, Woodland Hills, Calif.

March 16: Santa Monica Public Library, Main Branch, Santa Monica, Calif.

June 22–25: Association of Jewish Libraries National Conference, Cleveland, Ohio

Event Journal 2007

May 4–6: Scholar in Residence, Ohr HaTorah Women's Retreat and cruise to Ensenada, Mexico. Poetry and Prayer Workshop: "Calling Out from the Heart: Jewish Women's Devotional Prayer."

July 1–7: Warren Wilson College MFA Alumni Conference, St. Mary’s College, Moraga, Calif. Poetry and Prayer Workshop: "There Is No Light That Does Not Come from Darkness"

July 23: Podcast interview by Sara Ivry on, the online Jewish magazine of arts and culture. Download the podcast and listen any time, anywhere. Then post a comment on the site!

August 28: Publication Date

August 29, 7 p.m.: Publication party and reading at Dutton's Brentwood Bookstore, 11975 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049. (310) 476-6263.

September 6, 7:30 p.m.: Reading at Barnes & Noble, Encino, 16461 Ventura Blvd., Encino, Calif. 91436. (818) 380-1636.

September 16, 2–5 p.m.: Reading and wine-and-cheese reception at “The Pink Lady,” Drs. Edward and Ann Dorr’s historic Victorian home in the West Adams area of Los Angeles.

October 7, 10:45 a.m. EDT (7:45 a.m. PDT): Radio interview on Shalom USA, hosted by Jay Bernstein, live on AM1370–WVIE, out of Baltimore, and live on the Web at

October 15, 2 p.m.: Jewish Home for the Aging, Reseda, California

October 17, 6 p.m.: Women of Emanu-El, Congregation Emanu-El B'ne Jeshurun, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

October 18, 8 p.m.: Congregation Emanu-El B'ne Jeshurun, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

October 21, 10:30 a.m.: Congregation Hakafa, Glencoe, Illinois

November 14, 7:30 p.m.: Association of Jewish Libraries meeting, Library, Stephen S. Wise Temple, Los Angeles

November 23, 7 p.m.: Congregation Shalom, Seal Beach Leisure World, Seal Beach, Calif.

December 9, 10:30 a.m.: Madeleine Haas Russell Institute of Jewish Learning Sunday Scholar, Congregation Emanu-El, San Francisco

December 22, 10 a.m.: Metivta Contemplative Shabbat, Los Angeles



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